Windpower Monthly: Finance heavyweights launch new firm to repower old German wind farms​

Independent power producer NextWind has raised $100 million to invest and repower the German onshore market​. 


Backed by US firm Crestline Investors, Norwegians Ferd and German group ARB Investment Partners, new independent power producer (IPP) NextWind will initially seek to acquire and rejuvenate older wind farms in Germany.

However, its overarching goal is to acquire and transform a portfolio in excess of 1GW of end-of-regulatory-life European assets, according to a press statement released today...